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Latitude: 54.6351 / 54°38'6"N
Longitude: -3.5582 / 3°33'29"W
OS Eastings: 299522
OS Northings: 527779
OS Grid: NX995277
Mapcode National: GBR 3GLV.G7
Mapcode Global: WH5YP.9RWJ
Entry Name: Jane Pit Engine House
Listing Date: 13 December 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1144482
English Heritage Legacy ID: 72278
Location: Workington, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA14
Civil Parish: Workington
Built-Up Area: Workington
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Westfield St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NX 92 NE WORKINGTON MOSSBAY ROAD (West
5/55 Jane Pit Engine House
Engine house for disused Jane Pit. 1843 for the Curwen family. Hammer-dressed
calciferous and pink sandstone, with battlemented parapet and bracketed cornice,
on rectangular plinth. 3-storey, 2-bay oval tower with higher circular chimney
to rear. Doorway and windows on various levels in weathered architraves, now
all open and barred. Chimney has brick-arched stoke holes at base.
Battlemented parapet below neck of chimney to match the engine house. Pumping
of this pit was discontinued in 1875.
Listing NGR: NX9952227779
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